Tulbagh Winery Merlot 2009

Tulbagh Winery Merlot 2009

Colour: Deep ruby with a bright crimson rim.
Nose: Rich beefy, fruity pie with lots of crushed blackberry
intensity and some herbal top notes.
Palate: Oppulent layers of ripe plums and mulberries backed with spicy complexity and soft mocha tones.

Food Suggestions: Serve with oxtail stew, lamb knuckle potjie, pan-fried fillet, meaty lasagna and boerewors.

variety : Merlot | 100 % Merlot
winery : Tulbagh Winery
winemaker : Naude Bruwer
wine of origin : Tulbagh
analysis : alc : 14.31 % vol  rs : 3.1 g/l  pH : 3.53  ta : 5.55 g/l  va : .48 g/l  so2 : 86 mg/l  fso2 : 31 mg/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Full  taste : Fruity   wooded
pack : Bottle  closure : Screwcap  

about the harvest: The grapes are from particular vineyards on different soil types throughout the valley. Harvested by both machine and hand during February at 24.6° Balling .

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